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Japan Has Spoken: Canon Dominates, Sony Dethrones Olympus And Nikon Stutter

Feb 21, 2015
Liron Samuels

Market research and analysis firm BCN announced the annual BCN Awards 2015. Winners are determined based on sales volume, calculated from data gathered from thousands…

New Flat Lenses Technology Could Offer Smaller Lenses with Zero Chromatic Aberration

Feb 20, 2015
Udi Tirosh

A new technology dubbed “achromatic metasurface” from Harvard’s SEAS aims at making Chromatic Aberration (CA), a thing of the past. Moreover, they are planning to do it with a…

Canon and Panasonic’s Sponsorship of The Tokyo 2020 Olympics Could Cost As Much As $126 Million; Potentially Earning $10 Billion

Feb 20, 2015
Liron Samuels

Canon and the Tokyo Olympic Games organizers have announced on Tuesday that the Japanese camera manufacturer will be the official still camera and desktop reprographic…

Thief Returns Memory Card Containing First And Last Photos Of Deceased Infant

Feb 19, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

In early Februray, North Carolina photographer, Faith Massey, heartfeltly photographed the first and last moments of a local couple’s infant, who sadly passed just moments…

NSA Uses Hidden Software In Hard Drives for International Cyber-Espionage

Feb 18, 2015
Liron Samuels

Earlier today it was revealed by Kaspersky, a leading software security group, that the NSA has been using leading brand hard drives to spy on…

Canon Set To Take Over Video Surveillance Industry With A $2.8 Billion Purchase

Feb 16, 2015
Liron Samuels

Eager to strengthen its market share in the growing industry, the Japanese giant has made an offer to buy all shares of Swedish network video…

Justin Bieber’s Defense For Running Over A Paparazzo: “He Refused To Move”, And I Don’t Blame Him

Feb 16, 2015
Liron Samuels

The singer’s lawyers have requested to dismiss a civil lawsuit filed by paparazzo Walter Lee who claims he was hit by Bieber’s Ferarri back in…

Planning A Trip To The Museum? Not With That Selfie Stick You’re Not

Feb 15, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

When it comes to selfie sticks, there seem to be two kinds of people: those who love them and those who despise them. Maybe I’m…

A Hacker Discovered A Way To Delete Every One Of Your Facebook Photo Albums Using Four Lines Of Code

Feb 13, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

There are millions of photos are posted to Facebook every hour and a large part of the people posting the images don’t even think twice…

World Press Photo 2015 Winning Photos. Photo Of The Year To Mads Nissen.

Feb 12, 2015
Liron Samuels

The winners of the 58th annual World Press Photo have just been announced, and as you’d expect from the world’s most prestigious photojournalism contest, the…